Matthew and Luke both give short collections of Jesus teaching early in their Gospels (Mt 5-7 and the second half of Luke 6) there are similarities, both e.g. have âThe Beatitudesâ a series of sayings listing sorts of people who will be blessed by God, near the beginning but each sermon (or summary compilation of Jesus' teaching) has a distinct focus and interests. In the Gospels we don't have a transcript of Jesus' life and teaching, but people's retelling of Jesus' life selected and told... Topics: Jesus, Matthew, gospel, gospels, teaching, Jesus teaching
byTimothy Turpin, Faith Memorial Baptist Church, Overton, Nova Scotia, Canada
This sermon taken from John 8:1-11 speaks of the Lord Jesus Christ as the great Teacher with not only authority to teach but with the power to carry out what He promises. Topics: Jesus teaching in the temple, Christ the Light of life
This week's readings contain a sample of Jesus teachings. In reading them we will notice two things particularly that will help us better understand: (a) Jesus is a prophet: so the rules we learnt for reading Old Testament prophets will help us understand Jesus. These rules were: Prophets spoke to a context: knowing the who, what, when, where, how & why can help us get the point. Prophetic speech is often a conversation. Prophets are about conversion (not prediction). (b) Jesus taught... Topics: Jesus, Matthew, gospel, gospels, parables, teaching, Jesus teaching
Owen Sound Church of the Nazarene, September 14 2014, Jesus' Teaching Regarding The Family Matthew 19:1-15 Topics: Owen Sound Church of the Nazarene, September 14 2014, Jesus' Teaching Regarding The Family Matthew...